Red teaming and alternative analysis embrace a variety of methods and tools. The items below represent a collection of writings and links related to the topic. If you would like us to add a link to this list, please contact us.

Approaches, Methods, and Techniques


The RTJ team maintains a list of books that are relevant to red teamers, analysts, and decision makers.

News, Reporting, and Blogging

Reports and Testimony

  • Defense Science Board Task Force on the Role and Status of DoD Red Teaming Activities, Final Report, September 2003.
  • Glenn S. Podonsky, Testimony before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Committee on Energy and Commerce, U.S. House of Representatives, September 2008. [Search on “red teaming” to find the relevant section.]


The RTJ Quotes Page

We’ve assembled here the enduring wisdom of savants, sages, scholars, and red teamers for the benefit of you, the current-day red teamer.

See It Like Jones Would

A series of short essays that discuss select anecdotes and insights from the life of R. V. Jones, the mastermind of British scientific intelligence during World War II. Dr. Jones’ exploits remain some of the best examples of artful, competitive thinking available to modern analysts, decision makers, and red teamers.